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POPULAR CYBERSECURITY PUBLICATIONS
2018-09-19 13:40:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
8 Keys to a Successful Penetration Test

Pen tests are expensive, but there are key factors that can make them worth the investment.

2018-09-18 21:20:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
The Security Costs of Cloud-Native Applications

More than 60% of organizations report the bulk of new applications are built in the cloud. What does this mean for security?

2018-09-18 19:35:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Dark Web: US court seizes assets and properties of deceased AlphaBay operator

By Carolina

AlphaBay was one of the largest dark web marketplaces – In 2017, its admin Alexandre Cazes committed suicide in a Thai prison. The Fresno Division of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California has finally concluded a 14-month long civil forfeiture case and allowed seizure of property and assets of a Canadian national Alexandre Cazes […]

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Cyber Crime AlphaBay Bitcoin Canada Dark Web Hacking Hansa Security Thailand
2018-09-18 17:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
IoT Threats Triple Since 2017

Rapidly evolving malware is posing an ever-greater threat to the IoT - and business users of the Internet.

2018-09-18 16:26:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Ransomware remains biggest malware threat in 2018, says Europol

A year after WannaCry, the law enforcement agency warns that targeted ransomware attacks may become the new normal.

2018-09-18 15:18:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Linux & Windows hit with disk wiper, ransomware & cryptomining Xbash malware

By Waqas

Xbash is an “all in one” malware. Palo Alto Networks’ Unit 42 researchers have come to the conclusion that the notorious Xbash malware that has been attacking Linux and Windows servers is being operated by the Iron Group which is an infamous hacker collective previously involved in a number of cyber crimes involving the use […]

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Malware Security Bitcoin Cryptomining Linux Ransomware Security TROJAN Windows
2018-09-18 15:02:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Dynamic web ads leave sites susceptible to XSS

Multiple iframe busters have been removed, but many are still likely being used on top sites.

2018-09-18 14:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Overhauling the 3 Pillars of Security Operations

Modern apps and the cloud mean that organizations must now rethink older security practices.

2018-09-18 12:35:00 UTC
HackRead
HackRead
Hackers disrupt UK’s Bristol Airport flight info screens after ransomware attack

By Uzair Amir

The ransomware attack disrupted the screens for two days.  In a nasty ransomware attack, flight information screens at the United Kingdom’s Bristol airport were taken over and hijacked by malicious hackers on September 15th Friday morning. The ransomware attack forced the airport staff to go manual by using whiteboards and hand-written information to assist passengers regarding their […]

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Cyber Attacks Malware Security Airport Cyber Attack Cyber Crime Hacking Ransomware Security UK
2018-09-18 12:02:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
Windows of opportunity: Microsoft OS remains the most lucrative target for hackers

Nearly 50% of hackers say they compromised Windows systems more than any other within the past year.

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February 2024
By SUE DENIM
The Truth Behind "The Xun" Repository Bombshell
Well, well, well, it seems the digital waters are getting murkier by the day. A mysterious GitHub user by the name of I-SOON recently made their grand entrance onto the coding scene, dropping a repository bombshell titled "The Truth Behind an Xun." Inside? Oh, just a casual 200 megabytes of top-secret intel about a Chinese cybersecurity company. Talk about spilling the digital tea!

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SPOTLIGHT, VULNERABILITY CHAT & PRIVACY HEADLINES
26 February 2024
BREACHAWARE HQ

A total of 38 breaches were found and analysed resulting in 3,984,206 leaked accounts containing a total of 27 different data types. The breaches found publicly and freely available included Stealer Log 0248, Leonardo, Stealer Log 0249, Tangerine Telecom and Stealer Log 0250